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262 Wilmer Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45226-1679
(513) 871-7400
Today
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Closed now
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Hours:
Sun - Thu 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Fri - Sat 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Reservations

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  • 14
    Excellent
  • 11
    Very good
  • 4
    Average
  • 2
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
For a day of kicking back...

I love spending a couple of hours sitting on the patio, sipping a few cocktails, eating a nice meal and watching small planes taking off and landing at the Sky Galley! This is not airline food...it falls somewhere between good bar food and fine dining food. Extensive menu. Historic building and... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 16, 2015
Deb022
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Ohio
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cincinnati
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52 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 26, 2015 NEW

Varied menu with very attentive service. Our granddaughter loved seeing the airplanes taxi, takeoff and land. My wife and I have always enjoyed the food and service...never a bad time to visit this well established restaurant.

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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46 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2015

Let's go to Lunken Airport and eat at the Sky Galley! Sounds like fun, right? Don't do it. This place has seen its glory days. It is a tired, old bar with tired, old food. It's cheap. I'll give you that, but that's about it. The run down airport lobby says it all. "There's more of this inside." Hamburgers rank... More 

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Mobile, Alabama
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015

The food is good (3 or 4 stars), but you come here for the ambiance of being at a busy general aviation airport with a rich aviation history. I really enjoyed the experience!

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Glenwood Springs, Colorado
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53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

While visiting family, our daughter chose this restaurant. Located in the Lunken Airport building, is a small restaurant of booths and mostly tables, plus a bar. We were seated in the glassed in dining area where we watched the planes come in and fly out. There is a nice, eclectic group of people dining here and it reminds you of... More 

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Ohio
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

I love spending a couple of hours sitting on the patio, sipping a few cocktails, eating a nice meal and watching small planes taking off and landing at the Sky Galley! This is not airline food...it falls somewhere between good bar food and fine dining food. Extensive menu. Historic building and airstrip. Locally owned and does a great business! Popular... More 

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Greater Cincinnati
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24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2015

If you've lived in Cincinnati for any duration of time, you might have been regaled with tales of how our international airport was meant to be on the Ohio side of the river, right at the very eastern edge of the city limits. This, of course is now our municipal airport, Lunken. Flights from small jetliners and independent crafts as... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed May 29, 2015 via mobile

We've come here many times over the years with our family. The last few times the service hasn't been great, but it's fun and the food is usually pretty good. My husband and I decided to meet for lunch today at Sky Galley, because we'd always enjoyed it in the past. The service today was sad. We arrived about 1pm,... More 

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Cincinnati, Ohio
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2015

The food (typical American menu) is nothing special, but the restaurant (and bar) are located in the historic Lunken Airfield Terminal Building, and one can watch airplanes taxi up to the terminal to drop off or pick up passengers. Sit on the patio if the weather is decent, then visit the little store to pick up a souvenir.

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Elliestar
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 14, 2015

This is what it use to be many, many years ago when you went to an airport. You can practically touch some of the small planes! This place was built in the 1930's and has the original art deco design, details, etc. -- it's like you walked into a small airport in the 1930s. The restaurant was surprising, I wasn't... More 

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Fort Thomas, Kentucky
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13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2015

I can't disagree with previous reviews. We went there for a late afternoon lunch on a Saturday afternoon. Place was moderately busy. A nice selection of burgers - moderately priced. Restaurant is in the old terminal building of the Lunken Municipal Airport. Restaurant decor fits the building. Very pleasant to sit and watch private aircraft take off and land. Appeared... More 

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Additional Information about Sky Galley

Address: 262 Wilmer Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45226-1679
Phone Number: (513) 871-7400
Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati
Open Hours:
Sunday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 31 - 40

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 262 Wilmer Ave, Cincinnati, OH 45226-1679
  • Location: United States  >  Ohio (OH)  >  Cincinnati
  • Phone Number: (513) 871-7400

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 31 - 40
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 10:00 pm

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?